$50,000 Powerball Winner Sold In Louisiana
Louisiana's lottery players are still on a roll as far as big money wins are concerned. Another big money ticket for the October 9th Powerball drawing was sold in the state. The person holding that ticket has increased their net worth by $50,000. Well, $50,000 before Uncle Sam and the State of Louisiana reach in for their share the good fortune.
The ticket matched four of the five white ball numbers in the game. The ticket also matched the Powerball. If you want to check your ticket against the winning numbers here they are for this past Wednesday's (Oct. 9) drawing.
Louisiana Lottery officials are reporting the $50,000 winner was sold in Reserve Louisiana. The ticket was purchased at Road Runner Food and Fuel on Airline Highway.
There were no tickets sold in Wednesday's Powerball game that matched all of the numbers necessary to claim the top prize in the game. That prize is now estimated to be $90 million for Saturday's drawing.